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NATO to ‘formally join’ anti-ISIL coalition

NATO member states are expected to formally join a US-led coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as...

Seventh person arrested in connection with Manchester attack

A seventh person has been detained in the UK in connection with Monday night’s (May 22) suicide bombing at the Manchester Arena. The man was...

Deadly blasts rock Jakarta

Police in Jakarta say twin blasts have killed at least three of their officers and injured ten people. National Police spokesman Setyo Wasisto said: “The...

US warship challenges China’s claims in South China Sea

A US Navy warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China in the South China Sea, the first...

Donald Trump Summons Muslim Nations To Confront ‘Islamic Terror Of All Kinds’

 President Donald Trump delivered a forceful address here yesterday summoning the Muslim world to confront "the crisis of Islamic extremism" as he seeks to...

Cholera outbreak claims 315 lives in Yemen

A cholera outbreak in war-ravaged Yemen has killed 315 people since April 27, the UN World Health Organization (WHO) said yesterday. The cholera infection is...

Bus Plunges 90 Meters Off Mexican Roadside, Killing At Least 17

At least 17 people were killed and 31 were injured when a bus plunged some 90 meters (300 feet) off a roadside in a...

Bomb blast at Bangkok hospital injures 24

A bomb explosion at a hospital in downtown Bangkok has "slightly" injured at least 24 people, police in the Thai capital said. Today's incident took...

At least three small tornadoes hit Indiana

The National Weather Service says storms moving across Indiana caused at least three small tornadoes over the weekend. One of the EF-1 tornadoes with winds...

Syria conflict: Government regains full control of Homs

The Syrian government says its forces have regained total control of the central city of Homs after rebels left the last district under their...